REFUGES Afterschool wraps up another great year

    On May 26, REFUGES concluded another successful year of afterschool programming for refugee and new American youth in grades 7-12.   Over 100 students participated in the 2015-2016 REFUGES afterschool program on the University of Utah campus; REFUGES is offered in collaboration with Sudanese Youth in Action (SYA, for students in grades 7-9) and Transitions […]

Salt Lake Valley Science & Engineering Fair finalist wins international prize!

  Kathy Liu, a finalist at the Salt Lake Valley Science & Engineering Fair (SLVSEF), has won an Intel Foundation Young Scientist award at the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Phoenix, Arizona. Kathy, a student at West High School in Salt Lake City, won the $50,000 award for her project, “Nature-Based Solid Polymer […]

Pamela Hardin leads CSME Exchange on Active Learning (June 16)

The Center for Science and Mathematics Education (CSME) is pleased to present the CSME Exchange, an interactive brown bag discussion for faculty, students, and staff. The next CSME Exchange is: Why Active Learning? Practices and Problems Pamela Hardin, University of Utah Associate Director, Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence Assistant Dean for MS and DNP Programs, College […]